James Brown in a ski sweater

What do Frankie Avalon, Leslie Gore’s song “Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbow’s Everywhere,” transvestism and James Brown have in common? They’re all featured in the 1965 movie Ski Party, that’s what. Frankie and co-star Dwayne Hickman disguise themselves as women to learn to ski, and get close to Deborah Walley and Yvonne Craig. The ski resort,… Continue reading James Brown in a ski sweater

At long last, more pictures up

A couple new galleries are up in the image mine, featuring visits from the Grand-Hammonds, environmental historians, and rampant toddler cuteness. We’ve also posted some new videos on the YouTube page, including the gem below. We’re off to San Fran tomorrow, so we’ll have more pictures to share in a week or so.

Milestones, of a sort

It dawned on me this morning that we might not be properly documenting some of the important events in Sonja’s early life. I don’t know if this counts as ‘documentation,’ but I hereby report that Sonja’s first word seems to be “uh-oh.” The day before yesterday we noticed that she was saying it regularly, and… Continue reading Milestones, of a sort

New photos and videos (finally!)

After a long and inexcusable delay, photos from our holiday peregrinations, and from after our return to Raleigh, have been posted in the image mine. Also, we’ve posted several new videos on our YouTube page.